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  • UNC Women’s Soccer Roster February 16, 2021
    UNC Women’s Soccer Schedule The post UNC Women’s Soccer Roster appeared first on Top Footy Talk.
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  • Georgetown Women’s Soccer Roster February 3, 2021
    Georgetown Women’s Soccer Schedule The original Georgetown University women's soccer team announced its 2020 spring schedule, but like everyone knows this year has been a bumpy ride. Anyways the plan was that The Hoyas would play six games in total. Spring season has been always a nice opportunity to experiment with systems and formations and […]
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  • Watch Ciryl Gane slice through Junior dos Santos ahead of UFC Vegas 20 February 24, 2021
    UFC heavyweight Ciryl Gane (7-0) extended his unbeaten streak with a TKO finish over Junior dos Santos at UFC 256 in December last year. Gane next faces Jairzinho Rozenstruik in the main event of UFC Vegas 20 on Saturday, February 27. (Video courtesy of UFC) TRENIDNG > Jon Jones shows off massive strength, preparing for […]
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  • Stephen Thompson believes UFC welterweight champ Kamaru Usman should fight him next February 24, 2021
    Forget about the beef with Jorge Masvidal, Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson believes UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman should fight him next. After Usman defeated former teammate Gilbert Burns at UFC 258 recently, he called out Masvidal, whom he had already defeated last summer. Masvidal had accepted their first fight on short notice, losing a decision to […]
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  • Esports video platform Insights.gg officially launches February 25, 2021
    Vancouver-based collaborative esports video platform Insights.gg has officially launched to the public following a successful beta testing phase. Insights.gg allows competitive gamers, colleagues, and coaches to record game footage, then share, analyse, and comment on the same platform. The site’s 2019-2020 public beta attracted over 30,000 users including ‘thousands’ of pro, semi-pro, and collegiate teams. […]
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  • Challengermode announces North American expansion February 25, 2021
    Swedish esports platform Challengermode has announced its expansion into the North American market.  The expansion will see the company seek to build new partnerships, drive customer acquisition and expand its international team, operations and offerings.  RELATED: Challengermode names new CFO and Chief Business Development Officer Robel Efrem, the CEO of Challengermode, spoke on the announcement: […]
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  • ESL Gaming extends media rights partnership with Telia February 25, 2021
    Event organiser and production company ESL Gaming has extended its partnership with Scandinavian telecoms firm Telia. As a result of the agreement, Telia Finland has been named the exclusive Finnish-language media partner of the ESL Pro Tour CS:GO. The deal will run from January 2021 through to IEM Katowice 2023.  RELATED: ESL Premiership adds Beyond […]
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  • EVOS Esports appoints former player Stefan Chong as Business Development Lead February 25, 2021
    Southeast Asian organisation EVOS Esports has appointed former player Stefan ‘EVOS.Soul’ Chong as its new Business Development Lead in Singapore. Chong will be responsible for engaging with stakeholders from various sectors in the region, such as brands, government agencies, and Mobile Legends: Bang Bang (MLBB) publisher MOONTON Games.  RELATED: Yamaha Generation 125 announced as EVOS […]
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  • From Champion To Director: Marrero Leads Challenger Return In Gran Canaria February 26, 2021
    It is one of the novelties of life on the ATP Challenger Tour. More and more former players have made the transition to a different role, stepping into the office as tournament director. From Top 10 stalwarts Arnaud Clement (Aix-en-Provence) and Andres Gomez (Guayaquil), to the likes of Luis Horna (Lima), Rik De Voest (Vancouver) […]
  • Schwartzman Shines In Cordoba Opener February 25, 2021
    Will this be the week Diego Schwartzman breaks through for his first title on home soil? The Argentine star reached the quarter-finals of the Cordoba Open on Thursday with a 6-2, 6-2 win against 2018 Roland Garros semi-finalist Marco Cecchinato. The 2020 Nitto ATP Finals competitor will next play fifth seed Albert Ramos-Vinolas or qualifier […]
  • World No. 335 Cerundolo Continues Dream Week In Cordoba February 25, 2021
    World No. 335 Juan Manuel Cerundolo had not played a tour-level match before this week’s Cordoba Open. Now the 19-year-old Argentine is into his first ATP Tour quarter-final. Cerundolo battled past third seed Miomir Kecmanovic 6-7(3), 7-5, 6-2 on Thursday in two hours and 19 minutes to reach the last eight at this ATP 250. […]

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Latest from the Ministry of Health – click here. Prime Minister’s Office issued the Movement Restriction Order for Malaysians to Stay at Home beginning 18 March 2020. Malaysia restarted the economy in May with the operations of approved industries and business activities. Read more…

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  • MHC peruntukkan hampir RM2j untuk MHL February 24, 2021
    Kuala Lumpur: Bukan RM300,000 tapi dijangka hampir RM2 juta yang akan diperuntukkan Konfederasi Hoki Malaysia (MHC) bagi membolehkan saingan Liga Hoki Malaysia (MHL) diteruskan pada 11 Mac sehingga 3 April di Stadium Hoki Nasional Bukit Jalil dengan menerapkan konsep gelembung sukan.
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  • MSNT bakal perkenal insentif baharu February 24, 2021
    Kuala Terengganu: Majlis Sukan Negeri Terengganu (MSNT) bakal memperkenalkan insentif baharu kepada atlet Sukan Malaysia (Sukma) Terengganu yang berpotensi menyumbang pingat emas kepada kontinjen negeri.
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  • Pei Jing terharu sokongan Kian Meng February 24, 2021
    Kuala Lumpur: Tiada istilah mengalah di dalam diri pemain beregu campuran negara, Lai Pei Jing selepas diketepikan Persatuan Badminton Malaysia (BAM).
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  • Gov’t Starts Vaccination for Educators, Educational Personnel February 24, 2021
    The Indonesian Government, on Wednesday (24/2), has started the COVID-19 vaccination for educators and educational personnel (PTK). The mass vaccination included 650 PTK and representatives of teacher organizations professional association held at the state senior high school building SMA Negeri 70, South Jakarta, Jakarta Province. “Today, vaccination for education personnel has started. I saw that […]
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  • President Jokowi Inspects Mass Vaccination Program for Teachers, Educational Personnel February 24, 2021
    President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo on Wednesday (24/2) inspected mass vaccination for teachers and educational personnel held at state senior high school SMA Negeri 70, South Jakarta, Jakarta Province. “Today, vaccination for teachers and education personnel has started. And, I saw that the vaccination ran well,” the President said. This occasion marked the beginning of vaccination […]
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  • Gov’t Distributes 35 Million Masks for Public February 24, 2021
    In a bid to educate the public and boost public compliance in wearing a face mask, the Government through Ministry of Industry today (24/02) has provided 35 million masks for the public. “This is the initial stage for handover and we are targeting that we can complete the distribution of 35 million masks next month,” […]
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  • President Inspects Citarum River Embankment Repair February 24, 2021
    President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo on Wednesday (24/02) inspected the repair of Citarum River embankment in Pebayuran sub-district, Bekasi regency, West Java province. The embankment broke on Saturday (20/02/2021) at approximately 10 pm and flooded several villages nearby. Speaking to the press after the inspection, the Head of State said that the embankment had been repaired […]
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  • Gov’t Holds Mass Vaccination for Religious Leaders February 24, 2021
    Ministry of Health in cooperation with Ministry of Religious Affairs on Tuesday (23/02) held a mass vaccination for religious leaders at Basement 1 of Istiqlal Mosque in Central Jakarta. The event, adopting the theme of Interfaith Religious Leader Vaccination Week, was scheduled to take place until Saturday (27/02/2021). Each day, the vaccination targets 1,100 to […]
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  • President Jokowi Calls for Close Cooperation among Countries to Tackle COVID-19 February 23, 2021
    The handling of the crisis due to the COVID-19 pandemic requires close cooperation among countries in a more accurate and detailed manner, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has said. “Cooperation is the most important thing so that we can tackle this pandemic,” the President said during the International Conference on Tackling The COVID-19 Pandemic: Health, Economics, […]
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PHILIPPINES

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  • BoP posts $752-M shortfall in Jan February 25, 2021
    The country’s balance of payments (BoP) position reverted to a deficit at the start of the year after the government shelled out money to pay its debts, according to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP). Central bank data released on Wednesday showed the gap at $752 million in January, a turnaround from December’s $4.23-billion surplus […]
    Mayvelin U. Caraballo, TMT
  • Credit growth outlook gloomy February 25, 2021
    Australia-based ANZ Research offered on Thursday a negative view of bank lending in the country, even after Republic Act 11523, or the “Financial Institutions Strategic Transfer Act” (FIST), was signed. Sanjay Mathur, ANZ Research chief economist for Southeast Asia and India, said in a report that his organization does “not see a quick turnaround in […]
    Mayvelin U. Caraballo, TMT

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  • First batch of Covishield delivered to COVAX: Adar Poonawalla calls it historic February 25, 2021
    Ghana has become the first country in the world to receive vaccines acquired through the United Nations-backed COVAX initiative Adar Poonawalla says SII will continue to be at forefront of fighting the pandemic with affordable and immunogenic vaccines. Adar Poonawalla, CEO, Serum Institute of India, describes COVAX receiving the first doses of Covishield as a […]
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  • Seminar on ‘Business Opportunities in India and Incredible India February 23, 2021
      Embassy of India, Bangkok organized a seminar on ‘Business Opportunities in India and Incredible India’ on 22 February, 2021 at Nakhonratchasima Province, Thailand. Ms. Alpana Dubey, Deputy Chief of Mission, in her speech, highlighted the strong economic and people-to-people ties between India and Thailand and encouraged the business representatives to tap the huge potential […]
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  • Fin Min adding 3,500 Rao Chana registration sites from Feb. 22 February 21, 2021
    The Ministry of Finance is to add another 3,500 places nationwide in the Rao Chana program, in aid of those with special needs. Director-General of the Fiscal Policy Office Kulaya Tantitemit, as spokesperson of the Ministry of Finance, announced that conclusions reached at a meeting concerned with aiding registration in the Rao Chana program for […]
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Vietnam's Ministry of Health PSA on Hand Washing Techniques

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Latest news on COVID19 as reported in Phnom Penh Post, VOA Cambodia, Cambodianess and The Cambodia Daily.

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    បាតុករប្រឆាំងរបបរដ្ឋប្រហារនៅភូមា ចូលដល់ដំណាក់កាលតានតឹងខ្លាំងហើយ នៅពេលនេះ ដោយបាតុករសច្ចាដណ្ដើមមកវិញឲ្យបាននូវ របបប្រជាធិបតេយ្យ ដោយសម្រេច យកការប្រឈមមុខនឹងការវាយ បង្ក្រាបពីសំណាក់ពួកយោធា។ បាតុកម្មនៅថ្ងៃចន្ទទី២២ ខែកុម្ភៈនេះ ត្រូវបានមើលឃើញថា ជាការទាញទម្លាក់ ស្ថានការណ៍កាន់អាក្រក់និងគ្រោះថ្នាក់ធ្ងន់ធ្ងរនាំនាំការបែកបាក់ជាតិ បន្ទាប់ពួកយោធា បានបាញ់រះសម្លាប់មនុស្ស បួននាក់ ។ នេះបើតាមការចុះផ្សាយរបស់សារព័ត៌មាន ភូមា Irrawaddy News នៅថ្ងៃនេះ។ ក្នុងស្ថានភាពនេះ បាតុករ បានបង្ហាញ កម្លាំងរួមកាន់តែសកម្ម នៅក្នុងពិធីហែរសព្វ យុវនារី ម្នាក់ ដែលបានស្លាប់ ដោយគ្រាប់កាំភ្លើងរបស់ពួកយោធា។ នៅពេលជាមួយគ្នានេះ  មានសេចក្ដីរាយការណ៍មកថា ក្រុមបាតុករបានប្រមូលផ្តុំគ្នានៅក្នុងទីក្រុងរ៉ង់ហ្គូន ដែលមានពលរដ្ឋរស់នៅច្រើនបំផុត ។ បណ្ដាញ បាតុករ ដើម្បីយុត្តិធម៌ ឲ្យដឹងថា បាតុកម្មនៅថ្ងៃនេះ គឺជាការប្រមូលផ្ដុំមានទ្រង់ទ្រាយនៅទូទាំងប្រទេស ដែលអាចមានដល់ទៅរាប់លាននាក់។ បើតាមប្រភពព័ត៌មានដដែលឲ្យដឹងថា ក្រុមបាតុកររាប់ពាន់នាក់ បានទៅប្រមូលផ្តុំគ្នានៅក្បែរស្ថានទូតអាមេរិក នៅក្នុងទីក្រុងរ៉ង់ហ្គូន បើទោះបីជាកងកម្លាំងប៉ូលិស ដាក់ពង្រាយរថយន្តយោធាចំនួន ២០គ្រឿងព័ន្ធ ផ្លូវជុំវិញស្ថានទូតនោះ ក៏បាតុករបានឡោបព័ន្ធរថយន្តរបស់ ប៉ូលិស ។ ក្នុងស្ថានភាពដ៏ផុយស្រួយនេះក្រុមបាតុករ […]
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  • អ្នកវិភាគថា មេដឹកនាំបីរូប ជាផ្កាយចង្រៃបង្ខូចមុខមាត់ និងតម្លៃរបស់អាស៊ាន ទាំងមូល February 23, 2021
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Hong Kong government has a special website to cater to COVID-19 updates. Click here.

Hong Kong Sports Institute

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  • Breath work and psychology: Hong Kong athletes and weekend warriors tapping new ideologies for edge in competing and life February 25, 2021
    Athletes and weekend warriors are tapping new forms of holistic treatment looking for an “athlete’s edge” in sport and in life, said Hong Kong clinical psychology Astrid Merkt.Merkt, who works with a number of elite athletes in Hong Kong, has been incorporating breathing exercises with talk therapy as the sporting world continues to embrace the […]
  • Covid-19: Hong Kong sport bubble could be breath of fresh air February 25, 2021
    Hong Kong could soon be welcoming back top-level regional sport if the Hong Kong Football Association’s plan to host AFC competitions come to pass – and not before time.The Asian Football Confederation has confirmed that the HKFA has put themselves and the city forward to play host to two groups in this season’s AFC Champions […]
  • Ex-Man United and Seiko defender Gordon McQueen has dementia – warns of risks of heading a ball February 24, 2021
    Former Scotland international footballer Gordon McQueen, who finished his playing days with Hong Kong side Seiko in the mid-1980s, has been diagnosed with vascular dementia, his family confirmed.In a statement, the family also considered whether his diagnosis might be linked to repeatedly heading the football over the course of his career.“Football has allowed him to […]

Visit the Taiwan Government’s press room on COVID-19.

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  • The Statistics for Taipei City Businesses and Corporations Registration in January, 2021 February 24, 2021
      By the end of January 2021, there was a total of 239,647 businesses and corporations registered in Taipei City, up by 0.63% from January 2020. Most of them were wholesale and retail trade industries that amounted to 60,778(25.36%), followed by professional, scientific and technical services industries amounted to 32,077(13.39%), manufacturing industries with 29,822(12.44%).  There […]
  • Checkups Completed for 180 Bridges at Riverside Parks February 24, 2021
    When you ride your bicycle across the bridge at any of Taipei’s riverside parks, have you ever paid attention to the bridge itself? To ensure the safety of road users, the Hydraulic Engineering Office (HEO) has completed checkups for all 181 bridges at the local riverside parks. It is happy to report that all of […]

Nationally, the Australian Government is treating this as a health emergency. Keep updated here.

Click here for the NSW Government fact sheet for COVID-19.

Sport Australia (AIS)

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  • Schumacher to show if fit for Ferrari February 2, 2021
    In his Formula One debut for partner team Haas, Mick Schumacher will show whether he is good enough to earn a place at Ferrari, Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto says. … The post Schumacher to show if fit for Ferrari first appeared on Sports News Australia.
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  • Monaco says F1 Grand Prix will go ahead January 18, 2021
    Formula One’s Monaco Grand Prix will go ahead this season, organisers have said in response to speculation the showcase race could be scrapped. The harbourside race, traditionally a glamour highlight … The post Monaco says F1 Grand Prix will go ahead first appeared on Sports News Australia.
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  • Ferrari’s Leclerc positive for COVID-19 January 14, 2021
    Ferrari Formula One driver Charles Leclerc has tested positive for COVID-19 and is self-isolating at home in Monaco with mild symptoms. The 23-year-old said he was feeling okay. “I am … The post Ferrari's Leclerc positive for COVID-19 first appeared on Sports News Australia.
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  • Price will need surgery after Dakar crash January 13, 2021
    Toby Price, one of the tough guys of Australian sport, says he’s broken his 30th bone in the crash that ended his hopes of a third Dakar Rally motorcycle title. … The post Price will need surgery after Dakar crash first appeared on Sports News Australia.
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  • Aus GP reliant on relaxed virus conditions January 13, 2021
    Australia’s staging of a Formula One Grand Prix in November is reliant on state and federal government quarantine conditions relating to the coronavirus pandemic being relaxed in time for the … The post Aus GP reliant on relaxed virus conditions first appeared on Sports News Australia.
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  • Renault F1 boss Abiteboul leaves team January 11, 2021
    Renault Formula One team principal Cyril Abiteboul is leaving the company ahead of the relaunch as Alpine for 2021, the team says. Abiteboul, a long time Renault employee, has been … The post Renault F1 boss Abiteboul leaves team first appeared on Sports News Australia.
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PUMA Running Returns in 2021

Disrupt. Break away. Change the game. That’s how PUMA runs things  and in 2021, PUMA Running is coming back—hard.  

Moving with Japan’s Rajio Taiso

Asia Fitness Today x Move8 fitness movement will be conducting Rajio Taiso lessons virtually every Friday starting 19th Feb 2021. Click...

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  • Medals [by Lingderella) February 19, 2021
    Just done a recent spring cleaning for my collection of medals keeping away some of my oldest medals in a shoebox to make space for One Piece posters which I have gotten recently from Taobao 🤭 The post Medals [by Lingderella) first appeared on JustRunLah!.
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  • 4 Tips To Prepare For Your Next Running Session February 16, 2021
    Running can do wonders for your mind and body. When done regularly, running helps you improve memory and focus and boost your mood. Running can also build strong bones, strengthen your joints, and improve your cardiovascular fitness.  You can enjoy countless health benefits whenever you run, but it’s important to properly prepare for this activity. […]
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  • 3 Hacks for Keeping up with a Tough Training Regimen February 7, 2021
    The thing about exercise routines is that unless they are tough, they cannot really produce results. This holds true irrespective of whether your goal is to shed fat, gain muscle or do both simultaneously. This is precisely why we see so many people spending years in the gym, without getting the results they wanted to […]
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  • 4 Treadmill Training Tips Every Runner Needs February 7, 2021
    Running on a treadmill can be much more comfortable for some people than running outside. Not only is running on a treadmill usually softer on your joints, this lessening the pressure on your body, but you are able to keep track of how fast you are running, how long you have run for, as well […]
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  • Australia’s First Defeat Diabetes Programme February 8, 2021
    Australia’s First Defeat Diabetes Programme, a roadmap to recovery for those with pre-diabetes and type-2-diabetes. The post Australia’s First Defeat Diabetes Programme appeared first on Low Carb Down Under.
  • Low Carb for a Healthy Immune System February 3, 2021
    By Claire McDonnell Liu, Nutritionist at Leafie.org Low Carb Nutrition and Your Immune System The global COVID-19 challenge has elevated questions around how we can best improve our immunity response. Our immune system generally performs a remarkable job in defending … Read More The post Low Carb for a Healthy Immune System appeared first on […]
  • Perth’s New Low Carb Medical Centre January 29, 2021
    By Claire McDonnell Liu, Nutritionist at Leafie.org Perth’s New Medical Centre Offering Low Carb Nutrition Support  A new medical practice with a big difference opened its doors January 2021.   ‘Perth Metabolic Centre’ will specialise in treatment of metabolic disease; … Read More The post Perth’s New Low Carb Medical Centre appeared first on Low […]

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Salleh Ben Joned is a witty, fearless and charismatic poet and writer that some have called the ‘bad boy of Malaysian literature’. He is a satirist, critic and libertarian, known for challenging taboos about race, religion, sexuality and a whole lot more.

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  • Dari bawah air menentang kudeta militer Myanmar dan penahanan Aung san Suu Kyi February 25, 2021
    Seorang penyelam memegang plakat yang menunjukkan potret Aung san Suu Kyi, saat unjuk rasa di bawah air guna menentang kudeta militer dan penahanan Aung san Suu Kyi di dekat Pulau Burung, Ngwe Saung, Myanmar (22/2/2021) dalam gambar yang diperoleh dari media sosial. ANTARA FOTO/GEORGIE AUNG / via REUTERS/aww.
  • Kejuaraan Ski Dunia di Jerman February 25, 2021
    Atlet Slovenia Ursa Bogataj beraksi pada sesi Women's Ski Jumping Trial kejuaraan dunia ski FIS Nordic di Oberstdorf, Jerman (25/2/2021). ANTARA FOTO/REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach/aww.
  • Pelatnas wushu di tengah pandemi COVID-19 February 25, 2021
    Atlet wushu nomor taolu Edgar Xavier (kiri) berlatih dalam Pelatnas di Jakarta, Kamis (25/2/2021). Pelatnas wushu dengan protokol kesehatan tersebut dilakukan sebagai persiapan tim Indonesia dalam sejumlah kejuaraan internasional pada 2021, antara lain SEA Games Vietnam, Kejuaraan Dunia Wushu di Amerika, Piala Dunia nomor sanda di Australia, Piala Dunia nomor taolo di Jepang, dan Universiade […]
  • Banjir merendam terowongan Semarang Hebat February 25, 2021
    Warga mengarahkan pengendara untuk memanfaatkan trotoar agar sepeda motor mereka tidak mogok saat menembus terowongan bertuliskan "Semarang Hebat!!!" yang terendam banjir di Jalan Raya Arteri Soekarno-Hatta, Semarang, Jawa Tengah, Kamis (25/2/2021). Banjir merendam terowongan tersebut dengan ketinggian sekitar 55 cm hingga pukul 18:00 WIB yang mengganggu kelancaran arus lalu lintas. ANTARA FOTO/Aji Styawan/aww.

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